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LEDERMAN, Russet, Yatskevich, Olga & Lang, MichaelHow We See: Photobooks by Women

New York,  10x10 Photobooks 2018 - Prima edizione di 600 esemplari

Introduction by Russet Lederman, Olga Yatskevich, Michael Long. Texts by Kristen Lubben, Ishuchi Miyako, Valentina Abenavoli. Black-and-white and color illustrations. Appendices: "Historical Photobooks: One Hundred Photobooks 1843 to 2010" - "Women and Photobooks: A Brief History." At the flaps of the covers are reproduced the covers of the 100 books described in the volume

8vo (cm 24,5x17),  pp. 305 Brossura (wrappers)  Perfetto (Mint)
[Rif. LEDERMAN, Russet; YATSKEVICH, Olga & Michael LANG, How We See: Photobooks by Women. 10x10 Photobooks, 2018]


For this project they took a global perspective, asking nine female historians, writers, and curators around the globe to recommend ten photobooks, six of which had to be be from their region; the remaining ten books included in How We See were selected by the female members of 10×10. The final lineup includes celebrated books by Laia Abril, Germaine Krull, Diane Arbus, Olivia Arthur, Sophie Calle, Maya Rochat, Zanele Muholi, Dayanita Singh, and Dragana Juriši?, among many others. The goal is not to isolate these books, but to closely examine their content and design as a means of understanding their place within a more inclusive photobook practice. “Our projects are always shaped around many conversations and brainstorming sessions, as we try to define overlooked areas and bring fresh ideas,” says Olga Yatskevich.

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